Meeting

Monday, February 7, 2022

- EAT
Online Global Major Groups and Stakeholders Forum (7-10 Feb)

Between 7–10 February 2022, the Global Major Groups and Stakeholders Forum (GMGSF) 2022 was held, self-organized by the Major Group Facilitating Committee (MGFC), the European Environmental Bureau (EEB) and Women Engage for a Common Future (WECF). 

The GMGSF allowed Major Groups and Stakeholders (MGS) to review, share and organize their input towards these meetings. In light of the COVID pandemic, the GMGSF 2022 was held as an online meeting, with access for accredited and non-accredited organizations.

Read a summary of the Forum from the Earth Negotiations Bulletin.

For a recap of the GMGSF also visit the UNEP event page.

For any further information contact: [email protected] and/or [email protected]

Wednesday, February 16, 2022

- EAT
Implementation of General Assembly resolution 73/333 (16-18 Feb)

Implementation of General Assembly resolution 73/333, entitled “Follow-up to the report of the ad hoc open-ended working group established pursuant to General Assembly resolution 72/277”.

The third substantive consultation meeting was held in a hybrid format from 16 to 18 February 2022, in Nairobi.

Find out more.

Saturday, February 19, 2022

- EAT
Youth Environment Assembly 2022 edition (Day 1)

The Youth Environment Assembly (YEA) 2022 edition was held in Nairobi, Kenya, between 19-20 and 26-27 February in a hybrid format. The global youth was able to participate both in person and online. They were accompanied by stakeholders committed to youth engagement.

Read about the highlights from Day 1 on the Earth Negotiations Bulletin.

Watch the live recording and more videos on the Facebook page of the UNEP Major Group Children & Youth.

For more information visit the YEA website.

Sunday, February 20, 2022

- EAT
Youth Environment Assembly 2022 edition (Day 2)

The Youth Environment Assembly (YEA) 2022 edition was held in Nairobi, Kenya, between 19-20 and 26-27 February in a hybrid format. The global youth was able to participate both in person and online. They were accompanied by stakeholders committed to youth engagement.

Read about the highlights from Day 2 on the Earth Negotiations Bulletin.

Watch the live recording and more videos on the Facebook page of the UNEP Major Group Children & Youth.

For more information visit the YEA website.

Monday, February 21, 2022

- EAT
Faith for Earth Dialogue at UNEA-5.2 (21 Feb - 4 Mar)

Watch the recording of the launch on Monday, 21 February 2022:

The Faith for Earth Dialogue demonstrated the power and potential of faith-based organisations and faith leaders in shaping the discussions at UNEA. Open to all stakeholders, it engaged in policy dialogue with governments, major groups, cities, businesses and other civil society organisations.

During the Closing Plenary of UNEA-5.2, Shantanu Mandal, co-facilitator of the Faith and Environment Working Group of UNEP's Major Group of Children and Youth, read an Interfaith Statement on behalf of faith leaders and organisations.

Archbishop Prof. Thomas Schirrmacher, Secretary General of the World Evangelical Alliance, gave a statement during the [email protected] celebrations.

Find more information about the Faith for Earth Dialogue on the UNEP event page.

Wednesday, February 23, 2022

- EAT
Second UNEA Cities and Regions Summit

The Second UN Environment Assembly (UNEA) Cities and Regions Summit convened virtually on 23 February 2022 under the theme “Flip the Script: Cities and Nature.”

Read the report and see the highlights of the summit on the Earth Negotiations Bulletin.

Partners included UN Habitat, UNDP, FAO, C40, UCLG, ICLEI, WWF, GCOM, WRI, GEF and IUCN. The Summit was hosted as a contribution to UrbanShift, the UN Decade of Restoration, CitiesWithNature and RegionsWithNature.

Friday, February 25, 2022

Saturday, February 26, 2022

- EAT
Youth Environment Assembly 2022 edition (Day 3)

The Youth Environment Assembly (YEA) 2022 edition was held in Nairobi, Kenya, between 19-20 and 26-27 February in a hybrid format. The global youth was able to participate both in person and online. They were accompanied by stakeholders committed to youth engagement.

Read a summary and the highlights of the first YEA weekend on the Earth Negotiations Bulletin.

Watch the live recording and more videos on the Facebook page of the UNEP Major Group Children & Youth.

For more information visit the YEA website.

Sunday, February 27, 2022

- EAT
Youth Environment Assembly 2022 edition (Day 4)

The Youth Environment Assembly (YEA) 2022 edition was held in Nairobi, Kenya, between 19-20 and 26-27 February in a hybrid format. The global youth was able to participate both in person and online. They were accompanied by stakeholders committed to youth engagement.

Read a summary and the highlights of the first YEA weekend on the Earth Negotiations Bulletin.

Watch the live recording and more videos on the Facebook page of the UNEP Major Group Children & Youth.

For more information visit the YEA website.

Tuesday, March 1, 2022